Suburb Profile Report for Leongatha VIC (3953)

Leongatha House: Median price $310,000, Annual capital growth 2.92%, Number of sales 118, Weekly median advertised rent $270

Leongatha Unit: Median price $276,000, Annual capital growth 2.88%, Number of sales 11, Weekly median advertised rent $228

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
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Source: CoreLogic

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If you compare the increase in value of investment property in Leongatha, 3953 to the rest of Australia, it performed somewhat poorly. The median increase in value, or capital gain property investors experienced for this VIC suburb was 1.64%.

Leongatha,3953 was ranked 1777 in Australia by increase in median property value over the quarter.

Our latest figures would indicate that property sellers in Leongatha are currently offering property investors an average price cut of -5.22% below the asking price at the moment.

Often selling an investment property can take time, and in Leongatha the average time real estate has been on the market is 117.25 days.

Situated 112.83km from the CBD, Leongatha is one of South Gippsland localities in the postcode 3953.

Leongatha is an average performer in VIC when comparing median price capital growth over the last year. Leongatha gave property investors a average capital gain figure when compared to the rest of the state, with 2.22%.

While Leongatha,3953 ranked number 96th in VIC for increase in median house value (annualised) increase, it is ranked 291th over the last 5 years.

Leongatha, 3953’s gross rental yield is 4.29%

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$310,000 $276,000
1.64% 2.22%
1.64% 2.22%
2.92% 2.88%
$270 $228
118 11
4.53% 4.29%
117.25 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Balanced (H), Below average (U)
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Demographics
Total population 5332
Median household income ($/weekly) 947
Median age of persons 40
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1352
Average household size 2.3
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 693 13.0
    25-34 years 616 11.6
    35-44 years 588 11.0
    45-54 years 677 12.7
    55-64 years 668 12.5
    Others 2090 39.2
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 1917 50.9
    Not Married 1463 38.9
    Defacto Relationship 384 10.2
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 4592 90.1
    Japan 42 0.8
    New Zealand 63 1.2
    Papua New Guinea 45 0.9
    United Kingdom 171 3.4
    Others 183 3.6
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 39 0.8
    Christianity 3273 67.8
    Hinduism 10 0.2
    Other Religious Groups 9 0.2
    No Religion 1483 30.7
    Others 10 0.2
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 183 9.7
    $400-$599 264 13.9
    $600-$799 215 11.4
    $800-$999 225 11.9
    $1,500-$1,999 224 11.8
    Others 783 41.3
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 1572 38.2
    Employed, worked full-time 1440 35.0
    Employed, worked part-time 821 20.0
    Employed, away from work 188 4.6
    Unemployed, looking for work 89 2.2
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 310 12.6
    Professionals 378 15.4
    Technicians & trades workers 408 16.6
    Clerical & administrative workers 310 12.6
    Sales 291 11.9
    Others 757 30.8
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 92 8.4
    Infants/Primary 441 40.2
    Secondary 333 30.4
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 115 10.5
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 79 7.2
    Others 37 3.4
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 4535 93.5
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 228 4.7
    Flat, unit or apartment 68 1.4
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 12 0.2
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 8 0.2
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 834 40.8
    Being purchased 660 32.3
    Rented 535 26.2
    Other tenure type 14 0.7
    Tenure Type
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